72740:CYTOPATHOLOGY, SPECIAL STAIN

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72740:CYTOPATHOLOGY, SPECIAL STAIN
Alias Names: Fat Stain / Hemosiderin
Methodology: Varies
Edit Date: 3/31/2003
Performed: Monday-Friday
Released: 24-48 hours, weekdays
CPT Code: 88161-TC
Specimen Collection Details
Collection: Call the Cytology Department for specific collection inquiries, 541.341.8006.
Minimum Volume: 1 mL.
Transport: Ambient temperature.
Comments: Source and stain ordered must be filled out on cytology requisition form.
Rejection Criteria: Broken slides; specimens containing fixative.